Sentence Examples


  • From Ephesus indeed the garrison fled upon the news of Granicus, but Miletus required a siege.
  • The Persian fleet in vain endeavoured to relieve it, and Miletus did not long hold out against Alexander's attack.
  • He had after the siege of Miletus disbanded the GraecoMacedonian fleet, surrendering for the time all attempts of Alex- to challenge the command of the Aegean.
  • Corinth, Chalcis, Eretria and Miletus, Aegina founded no colonies.
  • This town, which was laid out on an exceptionally fine site according to a scientific plan by the architect Hippodamus of Miletus, soon rose to considerable importance, and attracted much of the Aegean and Levantine commerce which had hitherto been in Athenian hands.